Electric Cooperatives Connecting Pollinator Conservation and Clean Energy

“Butterflies, birds, and bees find a haven at Connexus” proclaimed the email recently sent to all members of Connexus Energy, Minnesota’s largest customer-owned electric cooperative. Connexus’ community solar garden hasn’t just been popular with its members — the site is also benefitting Minnesota’s bumblebees, honeybees, and foraging song birds — and is on the leading edge of a rapidly growing trend.

State of Green Business 2016

The State of Green Business Report is one of the most widely read reports identifying key global trends in corporate sustainability. Fresh Energy is one of two non-profit organizations included among the report’s 10 video profiles of sustainability leaders.